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Meet the Players: Matthew "Shaggy" Towey

May 31, 2019

Name: Matthew Towey 

Age: 27

Club: Galway Tribesmen 

Position: Loose with Tribesmen, Prop with Clubs XIII

Other sports played: Union with Galwegians, Gaelic Football with Ballaghaderreen 

Nickname: Shaggy, I get about 2 maybe 3 haircuts a year

Honours in league: No medals, Current Captain of the Tribesmen 


How’s preparation been for the upcoming game:

Excellent, training is enjoyable, starts out simple and is built up, lots of extra detail added from the senior players and coaches to improve us all


What’s been a surprise within training:

Not too many surprises really, it's been similar to the trainings that I've had before with successful teams in other sports, which should be a good sign!


What are you looking to get from this upcoming game: 

A win and a meat pie


Which of your teammates has impressed you most:

Matty Hadden, a gentleman but a dangerous one, adds quality detail from his experience

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